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Best Time to Update Your Resume?

If you were to come across a great job opening right at this moment, how soon can you apply for it? 10 minutes? 30 minutes? 1 hour? 1 day? 1 week? If you think you are going to take of lot of time to update your resume and are actually patting yourself on the back […]

IKEA offers month-long paternity leave to Southeast Asia employees

SINGAPORE: New fathers working in IKEA’s stores and offices across Southeast Asia will get four weeks of paternity leave, the Swedish furniture giant said on Wednesday (Sep 6). This is double the two weeks’ paid paternity leave that new dads in Singapore get. “This year, throughout our stores and offices in Southeast Asia, we are […]

People start hating their jobs at age 35

LONDON (BLOOMBERG) –  Older workers tend to be more unhappy in their jobs than their younger colleagues, according to a survey of more than 2,000 UK employees by human resource firm Robert Half  UK. One in six British workers over age 35 said they were unhappy – more than double the number for those under 35. […]

Personal Branding X Interview Success

Everyone has a distinct personality, his or her own personal brand. According to Dan Schawbel, a personal branding is an act of accessing your special talents and showing them to the right audience through different mediums. Personal branding refers to those talents and traits that are uniquely yours. A personal brand is literally what makes […]